'Lucy' Takes Wednesday with $3.74M; 'Hercules' Adds $2.6MJuly 31, 2014 07:40 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Universal reports that Lucy took in $3.74 million yesterday, off 31 percent from Tuesday. Its 6-day domestic total stands at $58.05 million, or 20.5 percent ahead of where 2010's Salt was at the same point.

Paramount's and MGM's Hercules grabbed $2.6 million on Wednesday for a 31 percent daily drop. The Dwayne Johnson-led pic has earned $39.5 million thus far, 4 percent behind the pace of Wrath of the Titans.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took third yesterday with $1.85 million, off 52.5 percent from the same day last week. Its domestic cume is now $179.0 million, 29 percent ahead of its predecessor through the same point in release.

Planes: Fire and Rescue grossed $1.37 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent week-to-week drop. The animated sequel has earned $39.9 million in its first 13 days, or 20 percent less than its predecessor.

Rounding out the top five, The Purge: Anarchy grabbed $1.2 million yesterday as it slid 52 percent from last week. The thriller sequel has tallied $56.3 million so far, 2 ahead of the pace of its predecessor.


Daily Domestic Gross Tue, Mar. 22 2005

Wide (1000+)

#TitleTue, Mar. 22 2005LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1The Ring Two$2,126,871-10%3,332--$638$39,546,5921DreamWorks
3The Pacifier$1,320,09714%3,18115$415$74,742,9473Disney
4Hitch$696,19912%2,703-272$258$160,642,1446Sony / Columbia
5Ice Princess$668,2689%2,501--$267$8,088,8451Disney
7Be Cool$576,9947%2,660-556$217$48,388,7253MGM
8Million Dollar Baby$405,3347%2,210-165$183$90,737,27314Warner Bros.
9Constantine$267,3362%1,670-500$160$70,914,2455Warner Bros.
10Diary of a Mad Black Woman$205,2020%1,279-326$160$48,080,8484Lionsgate